What is Ning?
And Ning gives you a lot of ways to create content - starting with an enhanced Blog feature optimized for co-publishing so posts can come from you, your members, even invited experts. We also offer off-the-shelf community features like Profiles, Photos, Forums, Liking, and Sharing to foster engagement. And to make sure conversations run smoothly and stand out, Ning has sophisticated moderation, anti-spam tools, and built-in SEO. "Ning has made it easy for members to get involved and submit their own photos, videos, and blog posts." - Steve Culbertson, Creator of Youth Service America "Ning's impact on education has been profound, showing the potential educational networking had to transform professional learning." - Steve Hargadon, Classroom 2.0
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